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Faculty Profile
Wendong Tao

Wendong  Tao


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422 Baker Lab


Research Areas

Ecological engineering and sustainable wastewater treatment (constructed wetland and similarly constructed ecosystems, anammox-based nitrogen removal processes, ecological design and treatment mechanisms);

Environmental engineering and resource recovery from bioresidues (anaerobic digestion, ammonia and phosphate recovery from wastewater, kinetics and microbial ecology of biological wastewater treatment systems, slow pyrolysis and biochar for removal of emerging contaminants);

Scaling-up design and prototyping of innovative environmental technologies.

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Current Graduate Advisees

Taye Muslim HamidTaye Muslim Hamid

  • Degree Sought: PHD
  • Graduate Advisor(s): Tao
  • Area of Study: Environmental Resources Engin

Pubudu Wickramasinghe ArachchilagePubudu Wickramasinghe Arachchilage

  • Degree Sought: PHD
  • Graduate Advisor(s): Tao
  • Area of Study: Ecosystems: Land, Water and Air (ELWA)

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